Students’ Right to Homes – The Roles of the Public Sector and Non-Profit Organizations in providing Affordable Student Housing

Wednesday June 15
At 13:00–15:00
People first: quality of housing as quality of living, Achieving affordability and sustainability in housing
SOA – The Finnish Association of Student Housing Organisations
University of Helsinki’s Think Corner

Registration required

Target group:
Those working with student housing or interested in learning about the context of non-profit student housing in different countries.

Event description:
Lauri Lehtoruusu, executive director of SOA, will give an overview of the Finnish student housing model, its background and recent developments.

Then we will hear similar introductions from other European countries followed by a student-led discussion on the similarities and differences between different countries from the perspective of non-profit student housing.

The seminar session will be followed by a few study visits to recent student housing projects. Please register for the study visit separately.

Location address: University of Helsinki's Think Corner, Yliopistokatu 4, 00100 Helsinki

Register for this event with the festival registration form.

Organizer's contact details:
SOA – The Finnish Association of Student Housing Organisations
Lauri Lehtoruusu